Online retailer Grand St wants to be the go-to spot for interesting new hardware to be sold online. But after curating a daily selection of goods, the company is opening up its e-commerce shop for any hardware to list goods to be sold,
Google is going to launch its new TV platform Android TV at Google I/O in June. Here's all you need to know about the politics, strategy and technology behind it.
It’s no secret that the smart home is a hot industry generating big-time buzz from VCs and large technology companies alike. The dream of a fully automated and connected home, where control of every device is at its owner’s fingertips, has attracted leading innovators. Read More
With mobile gaming revenue set to eclipse console next and year and PC by 2017, the question should be asked whether what we currently call “core” gaming really is any such thing any more. Or are mobile phone games the true inheritors of that mantle. Read More
And they aren’t just getting affluent consumers to purchase them. As NPD Group data shows from 2013, iPhone sales grew 64 percent among consumers with incomes below $30,000. One reason for this sales growth is that both companies have provided consumers with more affordable options,
Amazon last week disclosed that its Amazon Web Services business made nearly $1.6 billion in revenues last quarter with profits of $265 million, but that is not the only effort the e-commerce, cloud and distribution giant is making on the B2B front.
So far we’ve heard the board is looking for someone who can focus solely on Twitter (and not some other *cough Square) company, is a heavy tweeter, and gets the product. There’s also significant interest to bring in a woman or minority to do the job. Rumors continue to swirl,
Early-stage funding by angels and venture capital firms is growing in size and impact on the technology industry. Last year, U.S. venture capital firms raised 10 percent less than in 2012, but VC funds focused on early-stage investing raised $9.37 billion, a jump of 51 percent,
Y Combinator got so big, it had to split its Demo Day in two. During today’s second wave we saw a variety of promising biotech, marketplace, enterprise, and financial tech startups. Yesterday we chronicled 50 consumer, B2B, developer, and hardware companies. With bigger and bigger batches,
Virtual reality is a reality…in the sense that the hardware, software and content stars are finally aligning to make the platform approachable by more than just hardcore developers, gamers and hobbyists.
Google is ready to take over your living room. The company has announced version 2 of its Chromecast product, along with a new Chromecast Audio, which turns any speaker with an AUX out into an Internet-connected device. I got to spend some time with these little devices and they are powerhouses.
Some of Latin America’s leading venture capital investors are now backing hotel chains. In fact, Ayenda, the largest hotel chain in Colombia, has raised $8.7 million in a new round of funding, according to the company. Led by Kaszek Ventures,
SpaceX is looking to raise around $250 million in new funding according to a new report from CNBC’s Michael Sheetz. The additional cash would bring SpaceX’s total valuation to around $36 billion, according to CNBC’s sources – an increase of more than $2.
According to a report from Bloomberg, the Trump campaign called dibs on some of the most prized ad space online in the days leading up to the 2020 U.S. election. Starting in early November and continuing onto Election Day itself, the campaign will reportedly command YouTube’s masthead,
The U.S. government has shared much more information about changes to the H-1B visa program in recent weeks.
Tyler Haney, the founder and chief executive of activewear label Outdoor Voices, has stepped down, according to the Business of Fashion. We’ve reached out to Haney directly, as well as board members from the venture firms that have backed the company,
Hot Wheels will ship you a Cybertruck long before Tesla is likely to make any deliveries on their electric retro-future wheels trapezoid: The toy maker just unveiled two different RC Cybertruck models, including a 1:64 scale model at just $20 – and a much larger 1:10 scale version for $400.
A few days ago, Andreessen Horowitz’s Martin Casado and Matt Bornstein published an interesting piece digging into the world of artificial intelligence (AI) startups, and, more specifically, how those companies perform as businesses.
Video game store Humble Bundle announced that the Humble Store has switched to more traditional Steam-like prices, with different prices depending on your region. European customers will have to pay more for some games if the publisher chooses to set higher prices in Europe.
HTC is set to unveil its next-generation flagship phone, and all indications are that it will continue what it has accomplished with last year’s HTC One, but with some tweaks and enhancements to push things forward.
USA! USA! We are now officially almost as good as Canada! Why? Because the folks at Robocoin are officially turning on the first US-based Bitcoin ATM at the HandleBar in Austin, Texas where you can mosey on up to the machine, slip in some dollars, and come away with some cryptocurrency.
It's been a long winter without the Once Upon a Time gang, but we were reunited in a big way after the show's three-month hiatus. The episode — aptly titled "Darkness on the Edge of Town" — not only brought two-thirds of the Queens of Darkness (Ursula and Cruella de Vil,
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ISTANBUL—This week, the world once again witnessed Turkish riot police fire tear gas and water cannons on a crowd of protesters as the government took over Turkey’s top selling newspaper, Zaman, seeking to eradicate the country’s last remaining effective voice of criticism in the press.See also:
Special education teacher at Sammamish High School writes on behalf of her institution, extolling the effect Microsoft’s OneNote app.The post OneNote helps educator organize special education appeared first on WinBeta.
近年来，“互联网+”成为新闻热点，而在国家相关政策的大力支持下，互联网金融应运而生并快速发展，“小而散”的长尾市场得以激活；而与此同时，机构与客户之间所存在的信息不对称，导致信用风险持续存在并越发突出。但由于传统的征信模式存在明显局限，征信壁垒难以打破，其发展速度已经很难满足经济社会高速发展的内在需求。要解决上述问题，如何充分获取信息并对信息进行有效使用和管理就显得极为关键。而QQ社交征信团队正是希望通过深入分析挖掘社交大数据，充分发挥其在信用风险管理领域的应用价值。 By 潘宣良